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Conversion formula

The conversion factor from feet per second to knots is 0.59248380129641, which means that 1 foot per second is equal to 0.59248380129641 knots:

1 ft/s = 0.59248380129641 kt

To convert 588.6 feet per second into knots we have to multiply 588.6 by the conversion factor in order to get the velocity amount from feet per second to knots. We can also form a simple proportion to calculate the result:

1 ft/s → 0.59248380129641 kt

588.6 ft/s → V(kt)

Solve the above proportion to obtain the velocity V in knots:

V(kt) = 588.6 ft/s × 0.59248380129641 kt

V(kt) = 348.73596544307 kt

The final result is:

588.6 ft/s → 348.73596544307 kt

We conclude that 588.6 feet per second is equivalent to 348.73596544307 knots:

588.6 feet per second = 348.73596544307 knots

Alternative conversion

We can also convert by utilizing the inverse value of the conversion factor. In this case 1 knot is equal to 0.0028674989077468 × 588.6 feet per second.

Another way is saying that 588.6 feet per second is equal to 1 ÷ 0.0028674989077468 knots.

Approximate result

For practical purposes we can round our final result to an approximate numerical value. We can say that five hundred eighty-eight point six feet per second is approximately three hundred forty-eight point seven three six knots:

588.6 ft/s ≅ 348.736 kt

An alternative is also that one knot is approximately zero point zero zero three times five hundred eighty-eight point six feet per second.

Conversion table

feet per second to knots chart

For quick reference purposes, below is the conversion table you can use to convert from feet per second to knots

feet per second (ft/s) knots (kt)
589.6 feet per second 349.328 knots
590.6 feet per second 349.921 knots
591.6 feet per second 350.513 knots
592.6 feet per second 351.106 knots
593.6 feet per second 351.698 knots
594.6 feet per second 352.291 knots
595.6 feet per second 352.883 knots
596.6 feet per second 353.476 knots
597.6 feet per second 354.068 knots
598.6 feet per second 354.661 knots